Emanuel Martinez, General Managing Director -
Mr. Martinez is General Managing Director for GreenHills Ventures, LLC, a private investment holding company managing several investment arms headquartered in New York City and Luxembourg. Mr. Martinez manages the firm's investment activities, portfolio management, strategic partnerships, mergers and acquisitions with primary focus on the sectors the firm makes its investments. Prior to GreenHills Ventures, Mr. Martinez was a private investor and member of an investor group which invested and participated in the successful acquisition of sixdegrees.com to YouthStream Media Network (OTCBB: YSTM), a public company for $125 million, and followed by the successful acquisition of E@wonders, Inc. to BuyItNow for $150 million. Mr. Martinez is an active private investor and financial consultant and advisor to multi-family offices and corporate investment firms. Mr. Martinez brings wealth of over 30 years prior senior level corporate financial management and mergers and acquisition experience as Managing Director for Mergers & Acquisition at Citibank, NA, American Express Corporation, Coastal Oil, Inc. Inlumen, Inc., Dial Corporation, Seagram's Beverage Corporation, Olsten Financial Services, Coopers & Lybrand, LLP. In 1994, Mr. Martinez was appointed by Governor of Georgia, Zell Miller, as a member of Operation Legacy to work with Fortune 1000 companies in preparation for the 1996 Centennial Olympics Games. Mr. Martinez holds a M.B.A in Finance and a B.A. in Accounting from St. John's University and Harvard Business School Executive Management Program in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance. Mr. Martinez was a Certified Public Accountant (Inactive) at Coopers & Lybrand, LLP (PriceWaterhouse Coopers, LLP). Mr. Martinez is an active investor and financial advisor serving on the advisory committees and board of GHV Angel Capital Group, AngelPool - Angel Group Advisory Board (www.angelpool.org), AdmieMobile, True Share Vault, Cloudnician-Kinician, N2-GS, Inc., Soshio, Inc. Mr Martinez is on the advisory committee for the Spain-US Chamber of Commerce (www.spainusstartup.com/advisory) and other board related activities on behalf of the firm's investment activities (www.boardprospects.com). Mr. Martinez is fluent in Spanish and conversant in Italian and Hebrew and lives with his wife and son in New York City. Mr. Martinez is a supports the National Community and Volunteer Services of America, a national not-for-profit organization which supports homeless shelters and soup kitchens. Mr. Martinez frequently volunteers with his son at several soup kitchens and senior homes in New York City and Pennsylvania.
Managing Director - Mr. Tan brings tremendous
technology experience in manufacturing, distribution, retail, pharma,
and CRM. Mr. Tan oversaw the launch of sixdegrees.com, an internet
portal with over 10 million subscribers, Textrade.com, a textile
trading exchange with over 7,000 members in 50 countries, and production451.com,
a film industry portal and marketplace. Mr. Tan was Chief Information
Officer for Azerty Inc., a $800 million office supplies distributor
and was responsible for implementing major CRM and SCM initiatives
for the company. Mr. Tan held other senior executive positions at
medical, biotech, manufacturing and telemarketing companies servicing
clients such as IBM, Sony, Microsoft, Softbank, HP, Nashua, Staples,
Office Depot, and Medpath. Mt. Tan holds a B.A. in Mathematics and
Computer Science from SUNY Buffalo, New York.
Vinaykumar Hazare, Associate - Mr. Hazare
conducts due diligence on potential investment opportunities for GHV Fund, LP
and certain select sponsored investments for GHVWMG (Wealth Management Group).
Prior to GreenHills Ventures, Mr. Hazare worked in equity research at Sems
Capital Investment Management, LLC, a New York based value hedge fund
focusing on mid to micro-cap equity securities. Mr. Hazare is a Finance
and Accounting major at New York University, Stern School of Business. Mr.
Hazare holds the NASD Series 7 and 63 licenses.
Davide Montoni, Junior Associate- Mr. Montoni is responsible for managing and screening investment opportunities which fall inside the investment criteria for GHV Fund, LP and the GHV Global Wealth Management Group. Mr. Montoni also manages the firm's relationships with financial institutional partners, advisors, and investment banking firms. Mr. Montoni conducts preliminary due diligence on companies seeking private equity investment. Prior to joining GreenHills Ventures, Mr. Montoni worked in an accounting capacity for Marriott, Inc and in Wealth Management at MetLife. Mr. Montoni is double majoring in Finance and Marketing at the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University.
Jonathan Picard, JD., Senior Associate - Mr. Picard conducts due diligence on potential investment opportunities for GHV Fund, LP and GHVWMH (Wealth Management Group). In his capacity, Mr. Picard leads the due diligence process with the companies and their senior management team. Prior to GreenHills Ventures, LLC., Mr. Picard worked as a law clerk for Sundstrom, Friedman & Fumero LLP, a law firm assisting and managing transactional, administrative, and litigation issues. Mr. Picard graduated from the Florida State University College of Law, magna cum laude. Mr. Picard is currently pursuing a Master of Laws in Taxation at the New York University School of Law. Mr. Picard passed the Florida Bar Exam.
Kenneth Perry, Jr,. JD. Legal -
Mr. Perry assist the firm on general legal matters related to shareholder agreements, general equity securities, restructuring notes, term sheets, draft closing documents, bank loans and covenants, employee agreements, and coordinates with outside counsel on purchase agreements investments. Mr. Perry was a Senior Associate with the firm and he managed due diligence on investment opportunities for GHF I and GHF II and GH Wealth Management Holding. In his prior capacity, Mr. Perry also managed the assessed senior management operational track record, researched investment comparable, reviewed intellectual property, and other related matters. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Perry held positions in the Compliance Monitoring Groups at Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking and Forex Capital Markets. Mr. Perry graduated from New York University School of Law and Phi Beta Kappa from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. Mr. Perry passed the New York Bar and is awaiting admittance in 2015.
Patrick Sadler, Senior Associate - Mr. Sadler conducts due diligence on potential investment opportunities for GHV Fund, LP and GHVWMH (Wealth Management Group). In his capacity, Mr. Sadler manages the due diligence process with the companies, senior management team, research firms, intellectual property attorneys, and industry related experts. Prior to joining GreenHills Ventures, Mr. Sadler worked with the Federal Trade Commission performing market analysis on companies operating in the healthcare industry. Mr. Sadler has also worked on budgeting and risk management for the U.S. Department of the Treasury and managed junior consultants working with large financial institutions at Navigant Consulting Inc. Mr. Sadler graduated cum laude from George Washington University with a B.B.A. in Finance. Mr. Sadler is completing his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in May 2015.